Peter W. Busch Keynote Speaker at the 10th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit
Business professionals and entrepreneurs who are looking to make connections, hone their networking skills, and learn vital information on how to thrive in a competitive market can do just that at the 10th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit. Sponsored in part by WPBF TV 25 and The City of Port St. Lucie. This unique business event takes place on Thursday, May 17th at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center, from 10am – 4pm.
The Summit begins with Mistress of Ceremonies, WPBF TV 25 news anchor Felicia Rodriquez offering opening remarks, presenting the Dyer Difference Award and introducing the keynote speaker: Peter W. Busch. Peter is the owner of Southern Eagle Distributing and believes that “everything big starts small”. After all, his great grandfather Adolphus Busch brought to life the original craft beer, Budweiser. Peter will share his captivating family story and instrumental influence his own father had on the repeal of prohibition. Southern Eagle Distributing, a successful family business located in Ft. Pierce since 1984, cares deeply for the community and is always helping others.
Afternoon breakout sessions, sponsored by the Economic Development Council of St. Lucie County will bring vital resources to business professionals. FPL business analyst, Mary Dempsey will be on site to walk you through FPL’s powerful analytical business tools that assist with future strategic planning. Also included in the breakout session line-up is weVENTURE, whose mission offers a business coaching program that assists start-up and established business owners. The Florida Virtual Entrepreneurial Center will round out the sessions by inspiring you to dream big as you look at yourself and your employees as entrepreneurs. The breakout sessions are a highly desirable part of the summit.
The expo floor will feature over 120 business vendors providing a unique opportunity to showcase their wares and services, meet other business professionals, learn about current opportunities, make day of sales, and establish relationships. Participating in the 10th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit will generate new leads, expose your business to fresh clientele, and raise brand awareness. “I secured over $6,000.00 of new business last year at the summit”, said Sponsor Ken Green of Express Printing. Sponsor, Mike Terrio of The Terrio Group is “excited to be a part of the milestone 10th Anniversary.” Space is available but limited. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org and visit www.tcbizsummit for more information.
Proud Sponsors Include: WBPF 25 News, The Peter W. Busch Family Foundation, Dyer Chevrolet, Bank of America, The EDC of St. Lucie County, The Pharus Group, DLF Media, Tobacco Free Florida, Stuart Magazine, Jungle TV, The Terrio Group, St. Lucie Mets, WQCS, SBDC, WPSL 1590, St. Lucie County Schools, Express Printing, Bonner Mobile Bar, Two Men and a Truck, UBU Brands, Post Insurance, Mid-Florida Credit Union, Traxx Entertainment and All Things Treasure Coast.